Juliette Roos

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The fourth generation of a musical family, Juliette Roos was born in London and began her violin studies at the age of 5. Her musicality was quickly recognised with a first prize at the North London Music Festival and she later joined the Royal Academy of Music, Junior Department.

In September 2008, Juliette won entry to the Yehudi Menuhin School, studying with Professor Lutsia Ibragimova. 

Recent chamber music highlights include recitals in France, Italy and London, including the Wimbledon International Music Festival and Barber's String Quartet at the Wigmore Hall, London.

Juliette's performances in BBC Young Musician 2012 contest drew high praise from the Strings Final jury, and she was the first placed violinist and won the Walter Todds Bursary Prize. After this, engagements included Bruch Violin Concerto with City of Southampton Orchestra; Beethoven, Triple Concerto in Wales and the Lark Ascending at Cantebury Cathedral. 

Juliette started her Bachelor degree at the Haute Ecole de Musique, site de Sion, Switzerland under the tutelage of Pavel Vernikov.

In the summer of 2015 Juliette was awarded third prize as well as a special prize for the best interpretation of a virtuoso piece in the Kloster Schontal violin competition in Germany and in the autumn of 2016, Juliette Roos started her Masters degree at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, with Prof. David Takeno.

She decided to shift her main focus to chamber playing, debuting within various chamber groups at the Barbican Concert Hall, St.Johns Smith Square and with her quartet won first place in the St.James quartet competition. For her second year she was awarded the Manoug Parikian award from the Help Musicians Foundation as generous help towards her studies. 

Upcoming concerts include involvement in Four Seasons Festival, North Carolina, a live performance for BBC radio 3, a quartet performance at the Barbican hall, as well as recitals in Sion, Monthey and Sierre, Switzerland.